For immediate online help with network security problems, businesses in Durham, NC, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are available to provide efficient and affordable help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are qualified to provide help for environments based on Microsoft, Linux, Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email security, protected system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and CISSP.

Progent offers remote security support services on a by-the-minute basis without minimum times and no extra charges for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and avoids situations where simple fixes entail major bills.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case your network is currently fighting a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Help to learn how to receive immediate assistance.

For businesses that have planned carefully for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack response model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of responding to a major security attack.

Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Coordinating network security plus staying ready for recovering critical information and functions after an attack demands an on-going program involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's security consultants can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to guard your IT network, ranging from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security plan. Key areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Threats.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every company should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan specifies procedures to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and build a secure network infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy safe offsite connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is looking for an economical way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services feature automated remote network tracking and quick resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud resources and that comply with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in recovering systems and devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security penetration. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the attack, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data lost owing to the attack. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough failure evaluation by going over event logs and using other advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your downtime and allows Progent to propose efficient measures to prevent or contain new attacks.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the technology of leading information security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis technology to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical files, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and protect data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time spent looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer unique specialized help in vital areas of IT protection including:

Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic system scans to identify potential security holes. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can help you to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web software validation and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including stationary wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth consulting services for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Get additional details about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
In addition to supporting a wide array of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes expert engineering services for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
Unannounced penetration testing is a key technique for allowing organizations to determine how vulnerable their information systems are to potential threats by revealing how effectively network protection processes and mechanisms stand up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Learn additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Durham, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that information technology security managers are expected to achieve. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the experience and knowledge to offer effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your enterprise in key security disciplines such as data protection governance, vulnerability assessment, information security process management, and incident response support.

Learn the details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Certified System Security Engineers for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included under CISSP include security administration practices, security design and models, connection control methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out additional details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Consultants for Secure System Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are experts who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following rigorous testing and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth knowledge of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consultants for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is an important qualification that signifies mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-qualified security audit engineer able to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity planning.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Experts
CRISC-certified Risk Consultants for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM experts for designing security policies.

Get more information about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Expertise.

GIAC Professional Expertise
Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Durham, North CarolinaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited professional has the knowledge appropriate to provide services in vital categories of system, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security services addressed under GIAC certification topics including auditing networks, security incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Find out more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Contact Progent for Network Security Help
If your business is situated in Durham or elsewhere in North Carolina and you're trying to find network security expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.














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